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Sep 26, 2012 12:30pm PDT
council. sharon howell, jane evans, and ester adams. >> okay. so comments from the board? commissioner mendoza. >> thank you. so i'm just curious. i know who ester is but sharon howell and jane evans. is there background on either of these two? >> there's the representative, the president of c pac was on her way and be here in two minutes, so she's about the only one that can have the information. >> can we come back to this item. >> yeah. okay. so what i want to do is move on to the next item and come back to this when we have the appropriate person to answer the questions. okay. so let's go to item m, which is what i just said. discussions of other educational issues. superintendent carranza. >> thank you president yee and members of the board. while we call them to come up to prepare for the presentation we are going to show a brief powerpoint so i will ask you to get out of the line of fire if you are by the screen, but way of introduction we are very proud this evening to share with the public and with the board our student achievement results the 2011-2012 school year. w
Sep 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
and regularly attends the meetings and important voice at the table to see what is going on in licensing. jane evans has been attending as a non member for five years and at the department of public health and manager for the nurses that go into the center and work on public health issues. >> any other comments or questions about the appointments? >> i have one question. >> vice president norton. >> i'm just -- i wasn't here when it was brought up earlier, but i just noticed that you're supposed to either live or work in san francisco and does ms. howell -- it appears that she doesn't live or work in san francisco. >> i can check on that. actually swree a coordinator that would be here and he switched his position so i'm fitting in and doing my best but i can find out and i think there are some exceptions and i think part of her job as a regional manager is oversee san francisco. i know see riego had the same position and i can check on that. >> i just wanted to flag that. >> perfect. >> i have one question. i know that c pac does a survey or a report. >> yes. >> and can you describe that a
Aug 31, 2012 8:00pm EDT
wrote "middle march." her real name was mary ann evans, but -- when you think of the fact that jane austen published "pride and prejudice" under the name a lady, and yet that novel has never been out of print, and people read it today as though it's as vivid and as contemporary as when jane wrote it 220 some years ago, i think it is. it's astonishing. "middle march" is, in many ways, almost the perfect novel. the ore thing about george elliot is she was a great intellectual and a great writer who consistently fought against the strictures that were applied to her sex. and i've always felt a certain kind of kinship with her because, as i say in the book, um, she was not an attractive woman. even the most, um, carefully-massaged portraits of her make that clear. and this some sense -- in some sense it was both insulting to her and liberating because there was the sense that she was going to have to find some other way. she was going -- she had this incredible intelligence, and, um, she was almost liberated from being a sex object, um, in that way. and i always felt when i was a little
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